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Tim A. Behr 1960 - 2024
Tim Behr

PRATT — Tim A Behr, 64, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at his home. He was born on March 13, 1960 in Great Bend to Jerome and Carol (Stehwein) Behr.

Tim attended Great Bend High School. At the age of 18, he joined the United States Navy and served for six years. He worked for the City of Pratt Power Plant. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, fishing, hunting, cycling and amateur radio. He loved his daughter and was a very proud grandpa.

He is survived by his daughter, Melissa (Jeremy) Phillips of Caledonia, Miss.; sisters, Ramona Schneider and Roberta (Ernie) Wood all of Wichita, Carol Hopkins of Great Bend and Rebecca Burgess of North Platte, Neb.; brothers, Shawn (Desa) Behr of Great Bend and Michael (Michelle) Behr of Groton, Conn.; and granddaughters, Madison and Atleigh Phillips. Tim is preceded in death by his parents; and brother in-law, Les Hopkins.

Per Tim wishes, cremation has taken place. Family will have a private service at a later date. Memorials may be made to Pratt Area Humane Society in care of Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Larrison Mortuary 

300 Country Club Road 

Pratt, KS 67124

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, May 7, 2024